Welcome to Oslo
To the rest of the world, Norway is where Mother Nature has created one of her finest works of art. Against such a wonderful natural canvas, it's easy to forget that man can also be artistic, and many a visitor has been left surprised to discover that Oslo is home to world-class museums and galleries rivalling anywhere else on the European art trail... Read More
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Panoramic Oslo City Sightseeing Tour
See the sights of Oslo on an express 2-hour sightseeing tour by coach, and enjoy stops at Vigeland Park and Holmenkollen Ski Jump (Photo stop only), too! With an expert local guide, walk around the two famous sites, ogling sculptures by Gustav Vigeland as well as panoramic city views from Norway’s iconic ski jump. Continue to the city center by coach and see top Oslo attractions such as Akershus Castle and Fortress and Oslo Cathedral while learning about the city from a guide. Meet your guide at Oslo City Hall, and then hop aboard your luxury coach for your city tour. Your first stop is at Vigeland Park to walk around the world-renowned collection of sculptures by beloved Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland. Boasting more than 200 bronze and granite sculptures, the park is one of Norway’s top attractions, and regularly draws visitors from around the world. Look out for the 46-foot (14-meter) Monolith sculpture, as well as Sinataggen, a model of an angry London boy.Continue to the famous Holmenkollen Ski Jump, used during the 1952 Winter Olympics, it has since been totally rebuilt and the new centre opened in 2010. Enjoy roughly 20 minutes of free time to soak up the views over Oslo and take photos. Perched on top of a hill, the iconic ski jump is known for being one of the city’s finest vantage points. This is a photo stop only.Return back into central Oslo and resume your whistle-stop tour around the city center. See a collection of top Oslo attractions such as Akershus Castle and Fortress and the Royal Palace Park (Slottsparken) while learning about the city’s history and culture from your guide. The exact sights seen depend on the route taken on the day, but typically you will also see Oslo Cathedral, Oslo Fjord and Oslo Opera House, too.After two hours of exploring the city, travel back to the start point at Oslo City Hall where your sightseeing tour finishes.
Oslo Fjord Sightseeing Cruise
Drink in views of Oslo's beautiful setting on the Oslo Fjord (or Oslofjord) on this two-hour sightseeing cruise. It's an enjoyable, relaxing way to get an overview of the city and appreciate its surrounding beauty. Oslo is beautifully situated at the head of the Oslo Fjord (Oslofjorden in Norwegian) and is surrounded by forested hills. It’s a stunning city, and the best way to appreciate its beauty is on a relaxing sightseeing cruise. On this two-hour tour, you'll pass through narrow sounds, along idyllic bays and by a maze of islands dotted with summer homes. Your English-speaking guide will enlighten you with information about the fjord and the sights you’ll pass. It's a classic Norwegian fjord experience and a wonderful way to spend a couple of hours in Oslo.A choice of seven departure times gives you excellent flexibility and allows you to easily fit this tour into your Oslo vacation.
Northern Lights & Arctic Circle by Rail
If it’s a picturesque train journey through wintery mountains and past tiny Scandinavian towns you’re looking for, then check out our very own version of the Polar Express. On this scenic 9-day trip, you’ll start in Oslo and head up north to get a taste of the highlights of Lapland. Once you disembark, there’ll be plenty of opportunities to visit museums, take part in winter activities like snowshoeing and dog-sledding, and get acquainted with small-town life in snow-covered northern Sweden. Be sure to watch the sky for a chance to spot the Northern Lights in their full glory!
Vikings Photo Expedition in Norway
We are passionate about photography, travel and adventure. Our style is simple, just having our camera and backpack on hands to start exploring the world in a fun way. Interacting with the local culture and discovering new and unusual places. To come with us, you just need be passionate and enthusiastic enough about photography and have the spirit of adventure. Every expedition are made of a limited number of ten people. We are located in São Paulo/Brazil and in Florida/USA, but our destinations are the most diverse around the globe. Our goal is to combine photography, adventure, new colors and flavors, making your days of unforgettable and memorable photography.